Student Services

MyMoreheadState

MyMoreheadState is your entryway to the various online services that Morehead State University provides to our students, faculty, and staff. For more information, visit Account Info.

 

Student Email & Office 365

Morehead State University’s email system offers students 50 GB of storage through a friendly user interface. With easy access through MyMoreheadState, our email system has the capability to sync with mobile devices and offers access to Microsoft applications and calendaring services online through Microsoft Office 365.

 

Cable TV

Eagle Video Network is MSU's digital cable TV system. All residence halls and most campus offices allow free access to more than 100 channels

 

Student Computing

Morehead State University offers multiple computer workstations located in the Commons area on the First Floor of the Camden-Carroll Library. In addition to the main Commons area, students can:


The Commons area also includes printing (color and black and white), a projection area that can be reserved for presentations, LCD screens, a SmartBoard, and whiteboards for group collaboration.

 

Suggested Computer Requirements for Students 

Below are suggested computer requirements that you can find at a local retailer or online catalog. They are basic system configurations that should meet your academic needs at Morehead State University.

Technical support for MSU students is limited to network access only. We can help with troubleshooting hardware/software issues but computers in need of repairs (hardware/software related) should be sent back to the manufacturer or taken to a local repair shop.

If you have any questions about computer requirements, please contact the IT Help Desk at 606-783-HELP (4357) or ithelpdesk@moreheadstate.edu. We will be happy to answer any of your technical questions.
 

Windows 7 or Windows 8 Recommended Configuration

Note: The majority of majors will be okay in purchasing a Windows computer for their academic studies. Music, Art, and some education majors may prefer a Mac computer.

Operating System

Windows 10 or Higher

Processor

Intel Core i5 or higher

Memory

8 GB RAM or higher

Network Connection Card

Wireless NIC that supports B and/or G (802.11 b/g)

Hard Drive Space Free Space

320 GB or higher

Drives

CD-RW/DVD Drive/Burner

Production Software

Microsoft Office Suite 2016*

Anti-Virus Security Software

Any anti-virus program (ex:  McAfee, MS Security Essentials)


Mac OS/X Recommended Configuration

Note: If you are a Music, Art, or Education major you may prefer a Mac computer. There are several Mac labs on campus for student use, please contact your department.

Operating System

Yosemite (10.10) or higher

Processor

Intel Core i5 or higher

Memory

8 GB RAM or higher

Hard Drive Space Free Space

3256 GB or higher

Drives

CD/DVD Burner (Super Drive)

Software

Microsoft Office Suite 2016*

*Morehead State University has partnered with Microsoft to offer Microsoft Office 365 to MSU students. Microsoft Office 365 provides additional cloud-based tools that students can use for educational, business, and personal tasks. This service, known as Student Advantage and Office 365 ProPlus, allows you to run Office on up to five machines being Mac or PC. You can also run Office Mobile for Android or Office Mobile for iPhone on up to 5 mobile devices. Visit MyMoreheadState for more information.
 

Blackboard

Blackboard is MSU's e-learning platform. Instructors use Blackboard to post and distribute course content such as syllabi and handouts, communicate with students via announcements and email messages, and assess student learning through quizzes and online assignments. 

Additional information about Blackboard is located within the Technology Resources pages of MyMoreheadState.
 

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